Daily Archives: December 10, 2013


30% write offs are not normal in the real world 1

Reading the reports of questions to Ian Duncan-Smith by the Work and Pensions select committee one is left baffled by the casual attitude of the minister and DWP officials to a £40m write off of software code for the Universal Credit system that is effectively useless. What planet are these guys on? A couple of choice quotes via the Guardian from IDS and his minions: On rewriting code (Mike Driver, Financial Director) Glenda Jackson is asking questions […]